Buy Buttons Now for Advance Purchase Pricing!

First Night Monterey admission buttons give you:

From 3pm to midnight, 15+ Venues with 60+ Performances

Admission to all indoor and outdoor venues

Participation at Interactive Art Stations

Twilight Procession

Countdown-to-Midnight Finale Performance!

Nine Hours of fabulous Art, Music, Dance and New Year's fun!

Your purchase enables First Night Monterey to offer the best performances

Children 5 and under are admitted FREE! First Night Monterey DOES NOT ship buttons. Your buttons will be available for pickup at the Will-Call booth on December 30 and 31. Bring your receipt showing the confirmation number (printed or on your cell phone) and identification/purchasing credit card. There is a nominal handling fee of $2 per order for online purchases. First Night Monterey Buttons are Non-Refundable – FNM is a Rain or Shine Event. Online sales END December 28; buttons may be purchased after the 28th in stores or at the event.


Family Pack

Online Special! Family Pack $86 Value

Special Purchase $65

Online Only thru Dec 28
2 Adults and 2 Youth


Buttons NOT shipped - Pick up at Will-Call

Adult Button

Adult Button - $25

Advance Purchase $22

(age 16 and up)


Buttons NOT shipped - Pick up at Will-Call

Youth Button

Youth Button - $18

Advance Purchase $15

(ages 6 through 15)


Buttons NOT shipped - Pick up at Will-Call

New Years Eve Festive Hats and Noisemakers - Purchase online & pick up with your Buttons!

Light up your night! Click Here to see our Blinkies - Your purchases benefit First Night
Party Pack for Two

Ebony & Gold Package
for Two - $10

Make it a golden New Year's celebration and dress up with our Ebony and Gold party kit Includes: 1 plastic top hat, 1 glitter tiara, 2 9-inch shiny black horns, 4 serpentine throws.


Your purchases will be ready at Will-Call

New Year's Tiaras

Happy New Year Tiara
$3 each

Gold, Silver or Black. Sparkling under sunshine or light. Hoop design, easy to wear even for children.


Your purchases will be ready at Will-Call

New Year's Tiaras

Colorful New Year Pkg
for Two - $8

Assorted Colors: Includes 1-Hat, 1-Tiara, 1-Poly Lei and 2-Horns all printed with a colorful New Year's confetti design.


Your purchases will be ready at Will-Call

Pick up your pre-purchased buttons at Will Call

Will-Call is located in The Monterey Hotel, enter through the Calle Principal Entrance (407 Calle Principal)

December 30th (Available for buttons PURCHASED ON OR BEFORE DEC. 28 ONLY)
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
December 31st (For all online-purchased buttons):
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Bring identification/credit card used for purchase, and the confirmation number printed on your receipt (you can print the receipt or show it on your cell phone)

 Buttons are also for sale at our retail partners

  • All Monterey County Safeway Stores (at Customer Service counter, open hours vary by store)
  • 7-Eleven Stores- Monterey and Del Rey Oaks
  • Rabobank- Gonzales, Marina and Pacific Grove